Happy 69th Birthday to George Foreman – Former world heavyweight champion George Foreman was born on January 10th, 1949 in the great state of Texas. Happy 69th birthday to Big George!
Here, we reminisce on the career of Big George with our analyst Frank Lotierzo. Foreman won an Olympic gold medal in 1968 and he went on to a professional career that would span 4 decades. Foreman would retire from boxing with a 76-5 overall record, including 68 wins by way of knock out.He won the heavyweight championship of the world when he defeated Joe Frazier in January of 1973. He won the heavyweight championship again in November of 1994, more than 20 years later, a feat that is unlikely to be repeated. There is a great deal about Foreman’s life and career that are unique. Take a listen to what Frank has to say right here at TBC.
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